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  • Tomb Owner
    Demeg (Demeg)
  • Excavator
    Hermann Junker, German, 1877–1962
  • PorterMoss Date
    Dynasty 6
  • Site Type
    Stone-built mastaba
  • Shafts
    S 4422; serdab; chapel
  • Remarks
    Mastaba built north of Sinekhen and southeast of Menisutiotnesut. It is surrounded by intrusive shafts S 4386 on north and S 4389 on southeast which have not been given separate mastaba sites.

Maps & Plans 2

Published Documents 5

Full Bibliography

  • Junker, Hermann. Gîza 5. Die Mastaba des Snb (Seneb) und die umliegenden Gräber. Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien Philosophisch-historische Klasse Denkschriften 71, Abhandlung 2. Vienna & Leipzig: Hölder-Pichler-Tempsky, 1941. pp. 185-187, figs. 56, 58, plan after p. 213.

    Lehmann, Katja. Der Serdab in den Privatgräbern des Alten Reiches 1-3. Ph.D. Dissertation, Universität Heidelberg, 2000, Kat. G408.

    Porter, Bertha, and Rosalind L.B. Moss. Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs, and Paintings 3: Memphis (Abû Rawâsh to Dahshûr). Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1931. 2nd edition. 3: Memphis, Part 1 (Abû Rawâsh to Abûsîr), revised and augmented by Jaromír Málek. Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1974, p. 104, plan 13.

People 2

Ancient People

  • Demeg (Demeg)

    • Type Tomb Owner
    • Remarks Owner of Demeg (unnumbered mastaba excavated by Junker). False door upper lintel and tablet (in one piece) inscribed for Demeg, identified as [jmj-r mDw n wjA jmj-r st pr-aA] overseer of the ten of the boat, overseer of the department of the Great House; found displaced north of chapel entrance of mastaba of Demeg.

Modern People

  • Hermann Junker

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates German, 1877–1962
    • Remarks Egyptologist, Director of German-Austrian expedition to Giza, 1911–1929. Published 12 volumes of final excavation reports from Giza expedition. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.